Entries Tagged as 'Digital Media Receivers'

Study: Interest Builds For OTT 4K Olympics Coverage

July 19th, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Cable TV, Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, News, Streaming Services, UHD (4K) Media Players, UHDTV

  Almost one third of Americans (31 percent) would like to watch the Olympics on Netflix if it were available, a new study conducted for Snell Advanced Media (SAM) said Tuesday. Still, more than half of Americans (56 percent) will watch at home via their live cable or satellite TV this year. As a result […]

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Hisense Ships Sharp 75″ 4K Ultra HD LED LCD TV

July 18th, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Connected TVs, HDMI, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, Streaming Services, Surround Sound, UHD (4K) Media Players, UHDTV

  Hisense revealed Monday that its Sharp Aquos-branded 75-inch LC-75N8000 4K smart TV is now shipping to retailers offering 4K Ultra HD resolution and support for high dynamic range (HDR). The LC-75N8000U, which carries a $3,199.99 suggested retail price, is an edge-lit LED LCD TV with multi-zone local dimming and support for a wide color […]

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DISH Adds Voice Remote For Hopper 3, 4K Joey Boxes

July 14th, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, Satellite TV, Satellite UHD 4K TV, UHD (4K) Media Players, UHDTV

  Direct-to-home satellite TV provider DISH unveiled Thursday its new Voice Remote, featuring voice recognition and clickable touchpad, designed to help viewers navigate, search for and select content on Hopper 3 and 4K Joey set-top boxes. The diminutive remote, which measures 5.59 (L) x 2.25 (W) x 1.02(D) inches, is said to be about half […]

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Hitachi To Sell Integrated Roku TVs This Fall

June 30th, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, Full HD 1080p, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, Streaming Services, UHDTV

                 Shelf-tag for a Hitachi Roku-ready TV recently spied on sale at a Costco location. Hitachi, which has been selling Roku-ready HDTVs bundled with the company’s Streaming Stick media adapters for several years, revealed this week that it has signed on to the Roku licensing program to market fully integrated Roku smart TVs. Hitachi will […]

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PlayStation Vue Now Available On Roku

June 21st, 2016 · No Comments · Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, DVR, Full HD 1080p, HDMI, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, Streaming Services, UHD (4K) Media Players

  Sony’s PlayStation Vue, the internet-based provider of cable and broadcast-based live TV and on-demand channels, is now available on Roku devices, the manufacturer of set-top streaming media adapters and integrated smart TVs revealed Tuesday. PlayStation Vue is accessible by owners of the Roku Streaming Stick, Roku Streaming players and Roku TVs. In addition, PlayStation […]

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Lionsgate To Master In Dolby Vision, Atmos Formats

June 17th, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K LED LCD, Audio, Blu-ray Discs, Blu-ray Players, Blu-ray Titles, Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, Sound Bars, Sound Systems, Streaming Services, Surround Sound, Surround Sound Systems, UHD (4K) Media Players, UHDTV

  Hollywood studio Lionsgate said Thursday that it will begin mastering some of its content for the Dolby Vision high dynamic range (HDR) format and Dolby Atmos object-based surround sound. Dolby has now enlisted five studios to back its Dolby Vision HDR platform and seven to pledge support for Dolby Atmos surround sound. The announcement […]

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Basse: Theaters Will Need To Catch Up To HDR TVs

June 15th, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K Front Projection, 4K LED LCD, Blu-ray Discs, Blu-ray Players, Blu-ray Titles, Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, HDR, News, Streaming Services, UHD (4K) Media Players, UHD 4K OLED, UHDTV, Virtual Reality

  Hanno Basse, Fox Filmed Entertainment (FFE) Chief Technology Officer and chairman of the Ultra HD Alliance, said 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment continues to push the envelope on production of 4K Ultra HD content with high dynamic range (HDR), but the creative license of filmmakers using the format can sometimes be limited by the […]

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Sling TV Comes To Apple TV

June 13th, 2016 · No Comments · Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, News, Satellite TV, Sling Box, Streaming Services

  Sling TV revealed Monday that its live and on-demand Internet TV service is now available on Gen-4 Apple TV set-top digital media streamers. The provider of live over-the-top streaming services also revealed that it has added select Viacom channels to its expanding service lineup. Sling TV said fourth-generation Apple TV owners can now download […]

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